• 0 Items - £0.00
    • No products in the cart.

£25.00

Collected Poems

John Anthony Burgess Wilson (1917-93) was an industrious writer. He published over fifty books, thousands of essays and numerous drafts and fragments survive. He predicted many of the struggles and challenges of his own and the following century.

 

Burgess’s most famous book is A Clockwork Orange (1962), later adapted into a controversial film by Stanley Kubrick. The linguistic innovations of that novel, the strict formal devices used to contain them, and its range of themes are all to be found too in Burgess’s poetry, an area of his work where he was at once most free and most experimental. His flair for words, formal discipline, experimentalism, and fondness for variousness mark every page.

2 in stock

9781800170124 , , , ,
Weight 0.630 kg
Dimensions 216 × 135 × 38 mm
ISBN

9781800170124

Cover

Paperback

Publication Year

2020

Publisher

Carcanet